Angora Club Hikes The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Basin Street parking lot for a Cannon Beach City Trails hike. For information, call Nancy Giasson at 503-436-2767.
Block of the Month Group Meets The Saturday Strip Club/Block of the Month group will meet from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Custom Threads, 1282 Commercial St. The cost is $25 per year for membership, plus $26 for each strip set; the pattern is free for attendees or $5 each for members who don't attend. Learn to make quilts using strip sets and/or a regular quilt block. A different pattern and technique is used each month. For information, call 503-325-7780.
Film Showing Set The Finnish film Valo will be shown at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Appelo Archives Center, 1056 State Route 4 in Naselle, Wash. It runs 84 minutes, and is in Finnish with English subtitles. It is appropriate for youngsters who can read the rapid subtitles. When produced, it was geared to audiences of 8 to 12-year-olds. There is no admission charge.
Model Railroad Club Meets The Columbia Northwestern Model Railroading Club meets at 1 p.m. Saturday in Hammond to exchange stories and ideas and to enjoy running trains on an HO-scale layout. For information, call Don Carter at 503-325-0757.
Legion Womens Auxiliary Offers Breakfast The Cannon Beach American Legion Womens Auxiliary will serve breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the Legion, 1216 S. Hemlock St. in Cannon Beach. The cost is $7 per person and $3 per child younger than age 6. Proceeds will go to the auxiliarys efforts to support local veterans, families, community organizations and the high school scholarship fund.
Chicken Dinner on Tap A Chicken Dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Rosburg (Wash.) Community Hall, sponsored by the Rosburg Community Club. The dinner also includes a salad bar, home made pies and dessert. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12, and $2 for children younger than age 6.
Salad Social Set The third annual Salad Social and Greenhouse Gala and potluck, to celebrate the beginning of spring, will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at Freds Homegrown Farm, 201 S. Valley Road in Naselle, Wash. Salad will be provided. Bring a favorite dish to share.
DBSA Meets The local chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance will host a confidential, peer-led self-help support group meeting from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday in the Community Room of the Seaside Library, 1131 Broadway in Seaside. The group is open to anyone who is diagnosed with a mood disorder, has a family member or friend who is diagnosed or who thinks they might have depression or bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression). For information, contact Patricia Fessler at 503-325-8930.
Line Dancing Set Line dancing will be available from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Seaside American Legion, 1315 Broadway in Seaside. For information, call 503-738-5111. There is no cost, but a $5 tip to the instructor would be welcomed.
Weigh-In On Tap Waist Management will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Long Beach (Wash.) Elks Lodge, 110 N. Pacific Highway for an optional walk. Weigh-in is at 9 a.m. All are welcome. There is no charge and nothing to buy. Those attending will share recipes, ideas and friendship. For information, call 360-642-2651.
Earth Day Park Cleanup Set The North Coast Watershed Association will hold an Earth Day cleanup from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Violet LaPlante Park in the Alderbrook section of Astoria. Community members are encouraged to come and spend an hour or more removing ivy and plant native flora in the historic park. Tools and gloves will be provided.
Senior Lunch Served Senior citizens are welcome to have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday at the Bob Chisholm Senior Center, 1225 Avenue A in Seaside. Lunch is free for those older than 60 ($3 suggested donation), and $6.75 for those younger than 60. For information, call Michelle Lewis at NW Senior and Disability Services at 503-861-4200.
Loaves and Fishes Meals Served Loaves and Fishes meals for seniors are served at 11:45 a.m. Monday through Friday at Peace Lutheran Church, 12th and Exchange streets in Astoria. A $5 donation is suggested. For information on menus or Meals on Wheels, or to volunteer in exchange for a free hot meal, call 503-325-9693.
Senior Meals Set The Warrenton Senior Lunch Program provides a chance to meet new friends and get reacquainted with old friends. Lunch is served at noon Mondays and Thursdays at the Warrenton Community Center, 170 S.W. Third St. The cost is a suggested donation of $5 for seniors and $7 for those who are younger than 60. For information, or to volunteer, call 503-861-3502 Monday or Thursday.
Democrats Meet The Clatsop County Democrats will meet from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday at the campaign office, 1030 Duane St. All Democrats and friends of Democrats are welcome. For information, call 503-717-1614 or go to http://clatsopdemocrats.org
Mens Cancer Support Group Meeting Set The Mens Cancer Support Group meets at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the house next to North Coast Family Fellowship, 2245 N. Wahanna Road in Seaside. For information, call Curt Allen at 503-325-3074.
Ladies Club Plays Golf The Gearhart Ladies Golf Club plays nine or 18 holes of golf starting at 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, through October, at Gearhart Golf Links. Guests and new members are welcome. For information, call 503-861-0997 or 503-717-2205.
Walking Astoria Hike Set The Angora Hiking Club will hold a Walking Astoria Hike on Tuesday. The group will leave at 10 a.m. from the Blue Scorcher Bakery, 1493 Duane St., walk up to the Clatsop Community College Library, on to the top of Coxcomb Hill, and back to the Blue Scorcher via the library, to pick up any walkers who only want to go that far. For information, contact John Agnew at 541-484-5725.
Check Your Blood Pressure Blood pressure checks are offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St. For information, call 503-325-3231.
Do Nothing Club Convenes Men are welcome to join the Do Nothing Club, which meets from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at 24002 U Street in Ocean Park, Wash. There are no officers and no CEO, just a group of men who like to play pool and cribbage or sit around and solve all the worlds problems. On occasion there are guest speakers. Lunch will be prepared by a member. For information, call Jack McBride at 360-665-2721.
Line Dancing for Seniors Line dancing to slower music is available from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St. For information, call 503-325-3231.
Spinning Circle Meets A spinning circle will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St. Those attending should bring their own spinning wheel. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to http://astoriafiberarts.com
Angora Club at KOA The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the KOA, 1100 Ridge Road in Hammond, for a free Hike, Swim, Bike, Fun Day. In case of rain, the event will be held Thursday. For information, call Jim or Kathleen Hudson at 503-861-2802.
Open Sewing Gathering Set An open sewing gathering will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Homespun Quilts, 108 10th St. Those wishing to participate should bring their projects and join in. It is not a class, but quilt-related help and advice will be available. For information, call 503-325-3300 or 800-298-3177 or go to http://homespunquilt.com
FCRMM Convenes The Friends of the Columbia River Maritime Museum will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Ford Room at the museum. The program will be presented by Jay Flint of Clatsop County Transportation. New business will include an open discussion about the future of the organization, and a check will be presented to Education Director Betsey Ellerbroek for the CRMM Education Fund. Host and hostesses will be Sylvia Davis, Marge Peck, Rae Goforth and Arline LaMear. Members are encouraged to bring a friend.
Wickiup Senior Lunches on Tap Senior citizens are welcome to have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Wickiup Grange Hall, 92683 Svensen Market Road. Lunch is free for those older than 60 ($3 suggested donation), $6.75 for those younger than age 60. For information, call Michelle Lewis at NW Senior and Disability Services at 503-861-4200.
ILWU Pensioners Meet The International Longshoremens and Warehousemens Union Pensioners meet at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Local No. 50 Longshore Hall, 491 Industry St. A potluck lunch precedes the meeting.
Ukulele Players Meet A ukulele group will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Masonic Temple, 64 S.W. Fourth St. in Warrenton. All are welcome, including beginners. Loaner ukuleles will be available. For information, call Roger Williams at 503-861-2766.
Sit and Stitch Group Convenes The Sit and Stitch Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Custom Threads, 1282 Commercial St. Participants should bring any kind of hand-stitching project and join in. It is not a class, but help and advice will be available. For information, call 503-325-7780.
Quilters Convene The Fat Quarter Quilters will meet from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Homespun Quilts, 108 10th St. The group is not limited to quilts, as members do other fiber arts and crafting work. For information, call 503-325-3300 or 800-298-3177 or go to http://homespunquilt.com
Lions Club Convenes The Astoria Lions Club meets Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, 725 33rd St. Food and fellowship will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs Fellowship Hall. The meeting will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room. Prospective members are welcome. The Astoria Lions help with sight and hearing needs and participate in many local civic projects. For information, contact Charlene Larsen at 503-325-0590.
Meditation Group Convenes The Columbia River Meditation Group, sponsored by Great Vow Monastery, will be held from 5:45 to 6:55 p.m. Wednesday in the Flag Room of the Astoria Public Library, 450 10th St. Meditation instruction will be provided. For questions, email Ron Maxted at firstname.lastname@example.org
Awana Meeting On Tap The childrens ministry Awana, for children ages 3 through sixth grade, will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, through May 22, at the First Baptist Church, 349 Seventh St. For information, or to register, go to www.fbcastoria.org or call the church at 503-325-1761.
Pacific Trail Riders Meeting Set The Pacific Trail Riders Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Astoria Yacht club. All-terrain vehicle enthusiasts who are interested in joining the club, sharing their ideas and assisting the club with planning and building a safe and family-friendly ATV recreation use area are invited. For information, call Lisa Newby at 503-468-0027.
Neuropathy Support Group Meets Those who have tingling feet and/or fingers, or feel numb, burning hot, freezing cold, or have a variety of pains, may have neuropathy. Bev Anderson, president of The Pacific Chapter of The Neuropathy Association will speak on Neuropathy: What it is, Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, at a neuropathy information and support meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church, 1103 Grand Ave. All are welcome. For information, contact Bev Anderson at 877-622-6298, email email@example.com or go to www.pnhelp.org
Seaside Rotary Club Convenes The Seaside Rotary Club will meet at noon Thursday. The new meeting location is the Shilo Inn, located at 20 N. Prom in Seaside. For information, go to http://seasiderotary.com
Knitting Circle Meets A knitting circle will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St. Those attending should bring their own tools. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to http://astoriafiberarts.com
Warrenton Kiwanis Meeting Set The Warrenton Kiwanis will meet at 6:45 p.m. Friday, April 26, at the Serendipity Deli Caffe, 160 S. Main Ave. in Warrenton. For information, contact Sean Fitzpatrick at 503-325-2280 or Emil Nyberg at 503-338-7400.